Croatia is a true rising star of modern European tourism. Well known to European visitors for several decades as an excellent and affordable summer destination with crystal blue Adriatic sea and over 1000 islands to enjoy. Lately, cultural sites of Central Croatia, emerald forests and golden fields of Slavonia attract more visitors each year. Croatia offers you much more than sun and sea - culture, nature, gastronomy, oenology, hunting, sports - an adventure that needs to be discovered!
True jewel of Croatian tourism is Dubrovnik and its massive walls - an unique attraction with rich history of rivalry between small Republic and naval superpower Venice. Dubrovnik each year earns it's place in top 10 lists of places worth visiting in the world!But Croatia isn't only Dubrovnik. Split and Zagreb are gaining more attention each year and Plitvice Lakes are a favourite spring destination. We encourage you to explore the possibilities!
WHEN TO VISIT DUBROVNIK?
Each region has its specific time that's the best, but to keep the long story short, seaside in summer, rest of Croatia in other seasons.
Need more inspiration? Take a look articles in Travel Magazine, we are writing on interesting things to try and see, and we are sure that we will inspire you!
Top 5 attractions in Croatia
- 1. Dubrovnik Old city walls
- 2. Plitvice Lakes National Park
- 3. Kornati National Park
- 4. Zrce beach
- 5. Arena in Pula
Explore by region
Slavonia holds raw beauty worthy of exploration and immense admiration. The cultural heritage, traditional music and cuisine of Slavonia are a blend of historical influences making it quite distinct.
Zagreb as the capital of Croatia and the surrounding region were in the past spared from large scale war damage due to high population density thereby preserving numerous cultural heritage sites dating back to the Late Middle Ages.
The landscape of dreams roughly bounded by the Velebit and Pljesevica mountains, a traditional rural area with developed farming that boasts with two National parks - Plitvice lakes and Sjeverni Velebit.
Set against the Julian Alps, reflected by the Adriatic Sea sits a region rich with heritage and a wealth of natural goods.
This is a land uniquely blessed with complete raw allure with a breathtaking shoreline set against the Dinaric Alps
The Venetians, Byzantines, Italians, and Hungarian Empire each stacked their claim here at various points in time.
If ever there was a coastal region in the world considered to be the most endowed with natural beauty, Dalmatia would likely hold the reigning title.
Centred on the Roman Palace of the Emperor Diocletian, the architecture alone is enough to make one drunk with awe. Beaches seduce and cafes beckon.
With roots dating back to the 6th century, Dubrovnik holds the reining title as the oldest living walled in city in the world.